"We pray that you being rooted and established in love may have the power...to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the Love of Christ." Ephesians 3:16-18

Yokohama Christian School

Which season are you in?

26 Feb 2018 Posted by Ms. Yoko in General, Teaching

This was a question I was asked the other day. The next moment I thought to myself, “I am over 40, so if I divide my life in four seasons, I would naturally fall into autumn.” However, the question continued a little longer. The complete…

Weekly Round-Up: February 19-23

23 Feb 2018 Posted by Alisha in School Life

Each week we have a variety of enrichment classes at YCS: chapel worship, computer, library, PE, and music. Each of these classes begins at an age-appropriate level, with reasonable expectations for each age.   Let me give you a taste of some of the enrichment…

Weekly Round-Up: February 12-16

19 Feb 2018 Posted by Alisha in General, School Life

Weekly Round-Up: February 12-16   This week was another busy week at Yokohama Christian School.   Of course, the highlight of the week was Valentine’s Day. Students were all instructed to make Valentine’s for their classmates. Part of the fun in the preschool classes was…

Pay It Forward

24 Jan 2018 Posted by Ms. Hanae in Service

The other day, I watched a movie called “Pay It Forward” released in 2000. I love it not only for the story but also for the Nevadan air in the movie, which reminds me of my sweet & bitter memories of college life.   Instead…

It’s Vacation Time Again!

06 Jan 2018 Posted by Ms. Linda in General, Tips for Parents

(Website Admin apologizes for the delay in posting this blog by Ms. Linda. We hope that the holiday season has been a relaxing and blessed time.)   I, too, as a parent remember the days of long summer, spring, winter and fall breaks.  Almost always…

A STAR is born!

30 Nov 2017 Posted by Alisha in Academics, Administration

Accreditation is the process of giving official authorization or approval to an institution or organization. These organizations are leaders in their given field. In the case of a school, accreditation means that the school has reached a certain level of excellence in their academic, extracurricular,…

Play Yard Construction

17 Nov 2017 Posted by Alisha in Service

During summer vacation this year, the YCS administration deemed it necessary to resurface a portion of the play yard under the large play structure. We are thankful to have the expertise of YUC friend, Gerry Spencer. Gerry and Mr. Isaku spent the better part of…

Have Fun this Mid-Term Break!

19 Oct 2017 Posted by Alisha in General, Tips for Parents

With Mid-Term Break Coming up, here are a few things going on in Yokohama to pass the time. Some are free and others are not, but I hope the information proves useful.   Hakkeijima Sea Paradise   Located in Kanazawa-ku in Yokohama. Hakkeijima features an…